Joy Learman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in Residence
Joy Learman, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in Residence at the School of Social Work. She finished her doctoral studies at The University of Texas at Austin where her research explored the role of gender-based violence and inequality on women’s sexual and reproductive health. Joy is passionate about teaching social work students and her teaching is heavily informed by her professional experience in program planning, management, and development for non-profit organizations. Joy has taught a wide range of courses on topics including social justice, research, policy, human behavior, family violence, and ecofeminism.